Bio

Kevin Penkin

Kevin Penkin

Orchestral / Electronic

Kevin debuted at the age of 18, collaborating on a Japanese video game with legendary Final Fantasy Series composer Nobuo Uematsu. The collaboration proved to be so successful that Kevin has now been in involved with Uematsu on 4 different video game projects. He won "Outstanding Achievement for a Vocal Theme" at the 2013 Annual Video Game Music Awards for his song "I Race the Dawn", and was nominated for the 2012 Annual Game Music Awards held by Square Enix Music Online under the "Outstanding Achievement: Newcomer" category, for his work on his debut project "Jyuzaengi Engetsu Sangokuden". Recent projects have seen Kevin compose for the RAYARK game “IMPLOSION” and for the Kickstarter campaign “Project Phoenix”, which was listed as one of ClassicFM.com’s "12 Video Game Soundtracks you have to hear in 2014".

Credits

  • Under The Dog [Anime] (Music)
    by Creative Intelligence Arts LLC
  • IMPLOSION (Music)
    Developer: Rayark Inc.
  • Project Phoenix (Music – w/ Nobuo Uematsu and Tomoki Miyoshi)
    Developer: Creative Intelligence Arts LLC
  • Deemo (Additional music)
    Developer: Rayark Inc.
  • My Life as a Video Game [Online Series] (Music)
    Director: Petros L. Ioannou
  • Defender’s Quest II: Mists of Ruin (Music)
    Developer: Level Up Labs
  • Defender’s Quest: Valley of the Forgotten (Music)
    Developer: Level Up Labs
  • Leviathan ~ The Last Defense (Music)
    Developer: Gree, Inc.
  • Norn9 (Music – w/ Nobuo Uematsu)
    Developer: Otomate

Music